As with every Sunday at FIFA.com, it is time to look forward to the week's birthday celebrations in the world of football, including Saudi legend Sami Al Jaber, Danish defender Daniel Agger and Roman Pavlyuchenko.
A look at some of the birthdays being celebrated throughout the world of football this week, including Daniel Agger, Roman Pavlyuchenko, Karim Benzema and Gianluca Pagliuca.
Defending Super Lig champions Bursaspor moved three points clear at the top of the table as they hammered Ankaragucu 5-1.
Ricardo Carvalho, Christian Poulsen and Kenwyn Jones have been among the more high-profile movers as the big kick-offs approach, with the transfer market showing no sign of slowing down.
All the pressure will be on the Netherlands and Brazil when they take on Slovakia and Chile, teams who have already achieved a measure of success in reaching the last 16.
Forward Stanislav Sestak tells FIFA why Slovakia are greater than the sum of their parts and explains why he is looking forward to facing Paraguay.